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USAGov's 11 National Parks You Can't Miss in 2016 | Posted 08.24.2016 | Travel

Time flies whether you're inside or outside. On August 25, the National Park Service turns 100 and the celebrations are a century in the making. In fa...

One Day Hike: Torture and Fun on the C&O Canal

Arin Greenwood | Posted 06.30.2012 | DC
Arin Greenwood

A 31-mile day hike sounds impressive until you meet the people who are walking 62 miles in one day.

National Park Week: 5 Discoveries to Make at a Park

Huffington Post | Rebecca Dolan | Posted 10.12.2011 | Travel

From sea to shining sea, the celebration of National Parks Week kicks off Saturday. Sitting in a recliner watching the game on the weekend may be the ...

Black History Month: A Time to Recognize Little-Known Contributions

Kate Kelly | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Kate Kelly

If journalism is the first draft of history, then it only makes sense that our story is constantly being re-drafted as new elements are discovered and new viewpoints need to be reflected.

The Significance of the Catoctin Aqueduct in the Story of American Transportation

Kate Kelly | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Kate Kelly

We rarely stop to think about how the story of our country hinges heavily on the types of transportation created to take people west and to bring raw materials and products east.